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SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
Old South Dakota town to get development funding
Judge dismisses charges against 3 Dakota Access protesters
Back on the campaign trail already, Trump touts promises kept
Payments trickle in to South Dakota for pipeline protest aid
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Resistance is growing to the USDA's blackout of animal welfare records
Warriors win tight team race in Region 3B
Knights cruise past Mitchell girls
GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Briar Cliff, Tiger men host Concordia
Kernels send 12 wrestlers to state, finish third at Region 3A tourney
Area girls basketball playoff pairings
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
Fr. Thomas Ryan
Florence Irene Moke
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Don't elect climate deniers
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
April 20, 2015
Council: No change needed in police pursuit protocol
Lyndon Overweg has a clear message about police pursuits. They are neither glamorous nor exciting, and they are high-risk with extreme danger...
April 20, 2015 - 8:33am
April 18, 2015
Morgan ready to speak about Bella in Mitchell
There is a single stone in Bella's Butterfly Garden in Northridge Park with the phrase, "Please don't drink and drive" etched into it. That...
April 18, 2015 - 9:48am
November 27, 2013
PHOTO: A Capitol tree for Bella
Spencer Morgan, left, and Jeanie Morgan, brother and mother of Iszabella Morgan, a 9-year-old-girl who was killed in March 2012 in Mitchell by...
November 27, 2013 - 12:36pm
September 10, 2013
OUR VIEW: City perfectly handled Bella's Garden
In a perfect world, young Iszabella Morgan would be alive today, running and playing, attending classes and doing everything that a little girl...
September 10, 2013 - 8:33pm
September 8, 2013
Bella's Butterfly Garden takes flight
Jeanie Morgan is convinced the spirit of Iszabella "Bella" Morgan presided over the Saturday dedication of Bella's Butterfly Garden, a new Mitchell...
September 8, 2013 - 11:08pm
March 26, 2013
3 on 3 tournament fundraiser planned for Bella's Butterfly Garden
What began as a class project has blossomed into a full-fledged fundraiser. The "Making a Difference" 3-on-3 basketball tournament will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 6, at the Dakota Wesleyan University Christen Family Wellness/Recreation Center. This event, organized by DWU...
March 26, 2013 - 5:00pm
March 6, 2013
Match secured for Bella's Garden
Fundraising for Bella's Butterfly Garden met its goal for a matching donation from Carolyn Thompson, of Thompson Law in Sioux Falls. Thompson...
March 6, 2013 - 7:02am
February 20, 2013
Match pledged for Bella's Butterfly Garden
Fundraisers for Bella's Butterfly Garden recently got the promise of a boost from a South Dakota business donor. If $5,000 is raised before...
February 20, 2013 - 6:05pm
August 30, 2012
OUR VIEW: Butterfly memorial a fitting tribute
If anything can be learned from the tragic accident March 24 in Mitchell, it's that drinking and driving can be deadly. It was on that day...
August 30, 2012 - 8:03am
August 29, 2012
Bella's Butterfly Garden Tribute to be built for crash victim
Bella Morgan will be remembered in a Mitchell park as long as people watch butterflies dance on air. The Mitchell Park and Recreation Board has...
August 29, 2012 - 5:17am
August 1, 2012
OUR VIEW: Sign may serve good purpose at crash site
A sign is now in place in Mitchell, marking the spot where young Bella Morgan was killed by a drunken driver. Located at the corner of First...
August 1, 2012 - 7:26am
July 31, 2012
New sign marks fatal crash site
A road sign warning people of deadly crashes now marks the spot where a 9-year-old Mitchell girl was killed in a two-vehicle accident Called...
July 31, 2012 - 5:51am
June 13, 2012
Sedlmeier could still face life in prison despite plea deal
The man who pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges related to a fatal traffic crash March 24 in Mitchell could still be punished with life in prison. Despite a plea agreement in which prosecutors agreed to recommend Michael Sedlmeier, 46, serve no more than 40 years in prison, a judge...
June 13, 2012 - 6:17pm
June 12, 2012
Sedlmeier changes plea to guilty in fatal crash
The man accused of causing a March 24 traffic crash in Mitchell that led to the death of a 9-year-old girl changed his plea to guilty Tuesday...
June 12, 2012 - 10:37am
Defense seeks to suppress statements of driver in Iszabella Morgan crash
Michael Sedlmeier's attorney claims statements he made to investigators shortly after a fatal crash March 24 in Mitchell were not made freely...
June 12, 2012 - 7:35am